The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 562 518 540
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 64 87 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 35
Average daily rate £388 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £378
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 58 £388 +4.02% 13
South East +19 18 £388 +13.97% 4
London -20 18 £435 +5.45% 1
Hampshire +15 8 £403 - 1
Scotland -6 6 £438 -2.77%
City of London +45 5 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire +9 5 - -
Renfrewshire -2 5 £438 -2.77%
Erskine -2 5 £438 -2.77%
South West -6 5 £255 +43.25% 2
Yorkshire -8 5 - - 2
South Yorkshire -11 5 - -
North East -18 5 £323 -
Sheffield - 5 - -
Surrey -3 4 £225 -33.82% 3
Tyne and Wear -21 4 £220 -
Reading - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £220 -
North West -9 3 £250 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £385 - 1
Guildford - 3 £225 -
Cumbria - 3 £250 - 1
Dorset +4 2 - -
Bournemouth +2 2 - -
East Midlands -7 2 £350 +112.12% 1
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Glasgow +9 1 - -
Wiltshire -1 1 £255 -
East of England -3 1 - - 1
Devon -7 1 £255 +43.25%

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title.

1 76 (56.72%) SAN
2 75 (55.97%) VMware
3 72 (53.73%) Windows
4 56 (41.79%) EMC
5 41 (30.60%) NetApp
6 38 (28.36%) Security Cleared
7 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (25.37%) Migration
7 34 (25.37%) Replication
8 33 (24.63%) HP
9 32 (23.88%) NAS
10 31 (23.13%) Microsoft
10 31 (23.13%) Cisco
11 29 (21.64%) SC Cleared
12 28 (20.90%) Brocade
13 27 (20.15%) EMC VNX
13 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
14 24 (17.91%) Unix
15 23 (17.16%) Finance
16 22 (16.42%) Linux
16 22 (16.42%) Data Centre
17 21 (15.67%) ITIL
18 19 (14.18%) Active Directory
18 19 (14.18%) NetBackup
19 18 (13.43%) IBM
19 18 (13.43%) SQL
19 18 (13.43%) Oracle
20 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
21 14 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
21 14 (10.45%) CLARiiON

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 76 (56.72%) SAN
2 32 (23.88%) NAS
3 14 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (4.48%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.24%) Firewall
6 2 (1.49%) DHCP
6 2 (1.49%) DNS
6 2 (1.49%) FCoE
6 2 (1.49%) FTP
6 2 (1.49%) SSH
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.75%) LDAP
7 1 (0.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (17.16%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.37%) Replication
2 27 (20.15%) EMC VNX
3 22 (16.42%) Data Centre
4 14 (10.45%) CLARiiON
5 13 (9.70%) Celerra
6 12 (8.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (8.21%) Symmetrix
8 8 (5.97%) EMC VMAX
9 7 (5.22%) Video Editing
10 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.99%) VCE vBlock
12 2 (1.49%) Clustering
12 2 (1.49%) FlexPod
12 2 (1.49%) IBM XIV
12 2 (1.49%) NHS
13 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 72 (53.73%) Windows
2 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
3 24 (17.91%) Unix
4 22 (16.42%) Linux
5 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.21%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (4.48%) HPUX
7 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.99%) Solaris
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) AIX
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) Migration
2 21 (15.67%) ITIL
3 13 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.21%) Change Control
5 9 (6.72%) Data Migration
5 9 (6.72%) High Availability
5 9 (6.72%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.97%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.48%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.48%) Change Management
8 6 (4.48%) Performance Management
8 6 (4.48%) Service Management
9 5 (3.73%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.99%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.24%) Configuration Management
12 2 (1.49%) Load Balancing
12 2 (1.49%) Performance Testing
12 2 (1.49%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.43%) SQL
2 5 (3.73%) Perl
3 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (28.36%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.46%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.49%) Degree
6 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.75%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.75%) MCITP
6 1 (0.75%) MCSE
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.75%) NCDA
6 1 (0.75%) NCIE
6 1 (0.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.18%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.96%) NFS
4 11 (8.21%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.22%) StorNext
5 7 (5.22%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.22%) vSphere
6 6 (4.48%) Xsan
7 5 (3.73%) SRDF
8 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.99%) XenApp
9 3 (2.24%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.24%) XenServer
10 2 (1.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.49%) Veritas File System
10 2 (1.49%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.75%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) NetBackup
2 10 (7.46%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (5.97%) SCCM
4 5 (3.73%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.49%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.49%) SCOM
5 2 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.49%) vMotion
6 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.75%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.75%) OpenView
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.75%) Simpana
Vendors
1 75 (55.97%) VMware
2 56 (41.79%) EMC
3 41 (30.60%) NetApp
4 33 (24.63%) HP
5 31 (23.13%) Cisco
5 31 (23.13%) Microsoft
6 28 (20.90%) Brocade
7 18 (13.43%) IBM
7 18 (13.43%) Oracle
8 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
9 10 (7.46%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.48%) Apple
10 6 (4.48%) Sun
10 6 (4.48%) Symantec
11 5 (3.73%) Citrix
11 5 (3.73%) Veritas
12 4 (2.99%) SAP
13 3 (2.24%) arcserve
13 3 (2.24%) StorageTek
14 2 (1.49%) CommVault
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